The Starving Bibliophile

Books before food (and any sort of comfortable life).

Category Archives: By Me

My Blue Balloon

Oh, my blue balloon Please don’t fly away Hold tight in my hand If only for today For the place where we’re going Is miles and miles from here And … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

I Hate My Face

Standing at only five feet even, you would never suspect Gemma of being able to hurt someone. But make her mad and she’d have her own way of hurting you. … Continue reading

February 5, 2011 · 1 Comment

Green Onions

Our spotless, white van pulled up into the convenience store parking lot, the light of the sun glaring off of the dashboard and all the shiny silver ornaments. It was … Continue reading

October 31, 2010 · Leave a comment

The Waves

The waves, they crash down onto me. Their power pushes me back. I dare them to push harder, Make something dare to defy me, Make me feel something. The waves … Continue reading

July 11, 2010 · Leave a comment

One, Two, Three

One, two, three. One cut, one chance, and one moment: one cut is all it takes to feel a rush, one chance is all you have to take, one moment … Continue reading

June 21, 2010 · Leave a comment

The Other Side Of Heaven

Breaking dreams and scattering them across your heart Wishing you were somewhere else instead of in my thoughts Wanting to believe And trying so very hard Thinking that maybe someday … Continue reading

March 10, 2010 · 2 Comments


Euphorium dreams and ideal loves. All chemically induced. Broken hearts and broken bodies. All from chemical you. . Be my chemical. Be that methamphetamine drug that keeps me going. Shoot yourself into … Continue reading

March 10, 2010 · Leave a comment

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